Maintain quality and product care

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver FWPCOR2207, 'Maintain quality and product care'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions.

1. Prepare to maintain quality output.

1.1 Review work order and where required check with appropriate personnel.

1.2 Identify quality system procedures to be applied to own work.

1.3 Visually inspect products before processing in line with WHS policies and procedures.

1.4 product specification requirements.

2. Use technology to assess timber.

2.1 Classify species and timber structure and confirm with appropriate personnel as required.

2.2 Locate timber features and compare them with product specification requirements.

2.3 Evaluate timber characteristics and record drying or treatment requirements as required by the enterprise.

2.4 Assess visual appearance of timber and report in line with workplace procedures and organisational requirements.

3. Monitor and control product care.

3.1 Monitor product recovery to optimise resource value and minimise waste.

3.2 Check potential of materials to provide the highest value add return with appropriate personnel.

3.3 Regularly maintain and adjust machinery and equipment to minimise waste and damage.

3.4 Identify problems as they occur and promptly report them to appropriate personnel to avoid producing de-valued product.

3.5 Record and report on quality and product care procedures in line with workplace procedures.